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OU Law Students Learn Professional Skills, Etiquette at Professionalism Night

OKLAHOMA CITY – On Jan. 30, the 155 members of the University of Oklahoma College of Law’s first-year class will gather with leading lawyers and recognized experts on professionalism. OU Law’s Office of Professional and Career Development (OPCD) presents Professionalism Night 5:45 to 8 p.m. at Devon Tower, in a banquet room on the 50th floor, in downtown Oklahoma City.

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Overcoming Barriers Symposium Discusses Resolving Conflict in Indian Country March 7 at OU Law

NORMAN – The University of Oklahoma American Indian Law Review, Student Bar Association, Native American Law Student Association, and Native American Studies program present the Overcoming Barriers Symposium with registration beginning at 7:45 a.m. Thursday, March 7, at the College of Law, 300 Timberdell Road in Norman.

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Professor Lindsay Robertson's Senate Testimony Helps Shape Tribal Tax Bill

WASHINGTON D.C. - Tribal tax issues discussed by OU Law Professor Lindsay Robertson during his testimony at a May 2012 Senate Finance Committee hearing and in follow-up communications – specifically the General Welfare Exclusion, the Indian Employment Tax Credit and the provision for Accelerated Depreciation for Business Property on an Indian Reservation – helped shape sections 204 and 213 of the Baucus bill, included in the “fiscal cliff” bill passed Jan. 1, and IRS policy.

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Military Court Holds Hearing at OU College of Law

NORMAN – Law students, faculty and the public had a rare opportunity to attend a hearing of the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF) when the court conducted a hearing on November 7 in the Dick Bell Courtroom at the University of Oklahoma College of Law.

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OU Law Professors Judith Maute and Lindsay Robertson Elected to American Law Institute

NORMAN - The American Law Institute (ALI) recently elected University of Oklahoma College of Law Professors Judith Maute and Lindsay Robertson to its distinguished membership.

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